Becky Watts funeral : Friends and family pay final respects to teenager

April 17, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Becky Watts funeral : Friends and family pay final respects to teenager

Becky’s father Darren Galsworthy was side by side with his wife Anjie – the mum of her stepbrother Nathan Matthews. Matthews, 21, is due to stand trial later this year for her murder after her dismembered body parts were found following a large scale police search.

Mum wins landmark legal ruling to send her child to reception class aged five – opening floodgates for thousands of parents

April 17, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Mum wins landmark legal ruling to send her child to reception class aged five – opening floodgates for thousands of parents

The decision could open the floodgates to a tide of similar cases of parents who have been forced to send their children straight into Year 1 despite being almost a year younger than other pupils in the same class. Rosie Dutton, 30, had hoped to send her daughter Olivia, who turned four last August, to reception this Autumn after deciding she was not ready to start school because of her age last September.

Live the Mediterranean dream with a holiday villa in Sicily

April 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Live the Mediterranean dream with a holiday villa in Sicily

HitSicily.com was launched in 2003 but surging demand for the idylic island off the Italian coast has seen its bookings soar.

Could ARM shares continue to soar?

April 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Could ARM shares continue to soar?

The company’s shares dropped to around £805 after its last earnings call in October; on February 11 they popped over £1060. With growth that strong, the business looks likely to break the £1100 mark that for so long has looked like the limit: it hit that mark twice in 2013 but has as yet failed to make any real leeway past it.

Bigamist jailed after first wife uncovered his second family when he was tagged on Facebook – doing the ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE

April 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Bigamist jailed after first wife uncovered his second family when he was tagged on Facebook – doing the ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE

Serial cheat Andrew O’Clee, 36, was married to Michelle – but also tied the knot with a second wife Philippa. He forged a decree absolute to show his family so his mum and brother believed he had divorced Michelle and they happily attended his second wedding.

One of Britain’s biggest babies has been born – to a mum who asked for NO pain relief

April 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
One of Britain’s biggest babies has been born – to a mum who asked for NO pain relief

Brave Danielle Davies gave birth to Harley at nearly 12lb following an eight hour labour without any drugs. Danielle had insisted on a natural birth – not realizing she was about to deliver a massive baby.

Developer creates the ultimate cash cow by building £25 million mansion on the site of a former Mayfair milking parlour

April 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Developer creates the ultimate cash cow by building £25 million mansion on the site of a former Mayfair milking parlour

The stunning 8,139 sq/ft home on Farm Street in Mayfair boasts five bedrooms, an indoor swimming pool, gym, lift and media room. But 150 years ago, the location wasn’t one of opulence and grandeur – but of agriculture, as one of central London’s milking parlours.

Thinking outside the HR box boosts Vegware growth

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Thinking outside the HR box boosts Vegware growth

Vegware now trades globally, delivering and selling its award-winning packaging solutions on the basis of their affordability as well as their environmental merits.

Foxhills Longcross course reaches list of top 100 in England

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Foxhills Longcross course reaches list of top 100 in England

The list – compiled by Golf World, one of the world’s most authoritative golf magazines – ranked courses on strategic merit, presentation, memorable holes, playability, consistency of test and visual appeal.

Thug who stole mobile phone from dying man appears in court after a warrant was issued for his arrest – still pulling the same vile poses and hand gestures as previous hearing

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Thug who stole mobile phone from dying man appears in court after a warrant was issued for his arrest – still pulling the same vile poses and hand gestures as previous hearing

Remorseless Scott Stephenson was hauled before court after being arrested for not showing up to a previous sentence hearing. He had been due to be jailed for nicking a phone from a friend he found collapsed in the street – the one thing he could have used to save him.

German holiday firm offers ‘once in a lifetime’ motoring package for car lovers

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
German holiday firm offers ‘once in a lifetime’ motoring package for car lovers

Travel Without Borders provides bespoke tours of Germany. They believe their ‘once in a lifetime’ trip to Stuttgart will be a dream getaway for motoring enthusiasts and car clubs.

New Benefits Street in Stockton-on-Tees is given a makeover by canny housing association before the new show hits our screens

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
New Benefits Street in Stockton-on-Tees is given a makeover by canny housing association before the new show hits our screens

The new series of the Channel 4 show was filmed on Kingston Road in Stockton, Teesside. But this week a fleet of builders and vans moved in and scaffolding put up along an entire row.

Merlin Cycles release their own range of cut-price top quality clothing

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Merlin Cycles release their own range of cut-price top quality clothing

The company – which has developed a reputation for low-price own-brand bikes – believes it spotted a gap in the hugely competitive market.

Next boss Simon Wolfson vows to use his bonus to fund staff pay increase following minimum wage row

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Next boss Simon Wolfson vows to use his bonus to fund staff pay increase following minimum wage row

Conservative peer Lord Simon Wolfson was slammed last month for declaring the company’s £6.70-an-hour pay was “enough to live on” and plenty for “a lot” of its staff. The Tory chief executive’s comments came the day before it was revealed he pocketed an estimated £4.6million – plus a reported #820,000 bonus last year.

Balmy weather has made Britain’s plants go mad, according to a Surrey woman, who has grown a daffodil – with TEN HEADS

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Balmy weather has made Britain’s plants go mad, according to a Surrey woman, who has grown a daffodil – with TEN HEADS

A genetic mutation means the yellow plant looks like an entire bunch of flowers – and has been dubbed the most marvellous daffodil ever. Tazmin Beckett, 13, was given some bulbs to plant at the stables where she cares for a horse, last November, but never really expected much to grow.

Bitcoin trader reveals market-breakthrough with buying offer

April 14, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Bitcoin trader reveals market-breakthrough with buying offer

BTCGaw said is market break-through move is a ‘can’t say no offer’ for fans of the virtual currency.

Firm’s 3D ‘virtual showroom’ for new cars scoops top tech award

April 14, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Firm’s 3D ‘virtual showroom’ for new cars scoops top tech award

ZeroLight created a program that allows uses to experience in 3D what the car feels like – and even customise certain features.